Is the small block 302 a good motor ?

Asked by May 20, 2015 at 06:48 AM about the 1995 Ford F-150

Question type: General

Im thinking of buying a 95 Ford f150 4×4 off road pick up truck , sounds very strong , was
just wondering if 1,90.000 miles  on its 302 small block motor was a bit much,,,and is it a
1/2 ton or 3/4 ton ,,,, it has the Dule shocks on the front..

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285,745

yup, but easy to work on and can last many more miles, I have 238K on mine, just burns some oil.

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565

Possible valve guide leakage of oil in the combustion chambers at that mileage common on HI mileage 5.0 (302 cu in)

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565

Why do the other people in this blog keep trying to answer questions I've already answered?

285,745

Others like to help or agree with your answer, or add additional info. Haven't you ever been on a forum? It can be more like a discussion sometimes than just an answer. It's all good.

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